The head of wigs and makeup at the Metropolitan Opera, Tom Watson, has gone in Peter Gelb’s latest cull, along with most members of his department, some of whom quit in disgust at the way Tom was treated. There are rumours of more staff cuts ahead. The season opened with exceptionally poor sales for Tales […]
Tom Savage knows he has a lot of work to do to rebound this week against the Los Angeles Rams after what he called a "cringe-worthy" performance in his first start for the Houston Texans on Sunday since Deshaun Watson sustained a season-ending knee injury
On Sunday, the Houston Texans played their first game with since Deshaun Watson went down with a season-ending knee injury, and it did not go well. With Tom Savage leading the way, and Matt McGloin and T.J. Yates backing him up, the Texans scored just one offensive touchdown en route to a loss to the […]
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Tom Savage struggled in his first game starting after Deshaun Watson tore his ACL.
The Texans were forced to turn back to Tom Savage at quarterback on Sunday and the results were pretty similar to what they saw before benching him in favor of Deshaun Watson in the season opener. While Savage threw his first regular season touchdown and avoided an interception, going 19-of-44 for 219 yards and losing [more]
Houston's offense struggles in first game without Deshaun Watson as Tom Savage fails to move offense consistently in 20-14 loss to Colts
The Texans signed T.J. Yates and Matt McGloin after losing Deshaun Watson for the season. Both only just arrived in Houston, but both have familiarity with Bill O’Brien and the Texans’ offense. One of them has to back up Tom Savage on Sunday, and the Texans picked Yates for that role this week, via Aaron [more]
With Deshaun Watson's year done, the Houston Texans will look to Tom Savage to try and salvage this difficult season
The Texans looked like they had perhaps the worst offense in the NFL in the first half of Week One, with Tom Savage under center. Then they benched him for Deshaun Watson, and suddenly became perhaps the best offense in the NFL. So now that Watson is out for the season and Savage is starting [more]
After an offseason spent preparing himself to be the starting quarterback for the Texans, Tom Savage‘s time with the first team ended after one half of the season opener. Savage was sacked six times and lost two fumbles while going 7-of-13 for 62 yards in those two quarters, which earned him a spot on the [more]
The Texans have found their franchise quarterback, but they won’t see Deshaun Watson again until next season. That means Tom Savage, who started the season opener, steps in again. It also means the Browns likely become the beneficiary with higher draft picks. The Browns own the Texans’ first-round draft pick in 2018 from the draft-day [more]
Tom Savage was, for some reason, the Texans’ starting quarterback in Week One. But he was benched at halftime for Deshaun Watson, and Watson has been the starter ever since — a move that even Savage seems to realize was the right one. During Watson’s incredible performance in Seattle on Sunday, Savage was in awe [more]
Over the years, we’ve heard various personnel executives talk about how much they liked Tom Brady coming out of Michigan with former Colts General Manager Bill Polian going so far as saying that he had a first-round grade on Brady. It is hard to believe that Polian, who understands the value of a franchise quarterback [more]
Move over, Tom Brady.
Probably would like to have that choice back.
The Houston Texans started Tom Savage at quarterback in Week One, and the result was a disaster, as the Texans were held scoreless in the first half. Houston coach Bill O’Brien made a change at halftime, and the results have been extraordinary. Since Deshaun Watson became Houston’s starting quarterback in Week Two, the Texans have [more]
Deshaun Watson came into his rookie season as the backup quarterback for the Houston Texans. That changed in a hurry as the starter, Tom Savage, struggled right off the bat and was replaced by Watson. Not only has Watson won the starting...Show More Summary
It took half a game for the Houston Texans to realize that Tom Savage wasn’t the quarterback of the future and rookie QB Deshaun Watson was inserted and has been killing it ever since. On Sunday, he added to his already ridiculous touchdown total with three more TD passes against the Cleveland Browns, giving him […]